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Descriptor English: Variola virus
Descriptor Spanish: Virus de la Viruela
Descriptor Portuguese: Vírus da Varíola
Descriptor French: Virus de la variole
Entry term(s): Poxvirus variolae
Smallpox virus
Variola virus
Tree number(s): B04.280.650.160.650.930
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D012901
Scope note: A species of ORTHOPOXVIRUS causing infections in humans. No infections have been reported since 1977 and the virus is now believed to be virtually extinct.
Annotation: infection = SMALLPOX
Allowable Qualifiers: CH composition chimique
CL classification
DE effets des médicaments et des substances chimiques
EN enzymologie
GD croissance et développement
GE génétique
IM immunologie
IP isolement et purification
ME métabolisme
PH physiologie
PY pathogénicité
RE effets des radiations
UL ultrastructure
DeCS ID: 13282
Unique ID: D012901
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1994/01/01
Date of Entry: 1999/01/01
Revision Date: 2015/06/23
Virus de la variole - Preferred
Concept UI M0019979
Preferred term Virus de la variole
Entry term(s) Poxvirus variolae
Smallpox virus
Variola virus



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